The Opera

Venue: Glyndebourne

Composer: Richard Strauss

Librettist: Hugo von Hofmannsthal

Conductor: John Pritchard

Orchestra: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Cast

Octavian: Teresa Zylis-Gara

The Feldmarschallin: Montserrat Caballe

Major Domo: Ryland Davies

Baron Ochs auf Lerchenau: Otto Edelman

Valzacchi: David Hughes

Annina: Anna Reynolds

Singer: Jon Andrew

Herr von Faninal: John Modenos

Mistress Marianne Leitmetzerin: Angela Jenkins

Sophie: Liselotte Hammes

Major Domo to Faninal: David Johnston

Landlord: David Lennox

Police Inspector: Richard Golding

Notary: Emyr Green

Milliner: Anne Parker

Animal Seller: Michael Bretton

Leopold: Frederick Westcott

Mohammed: Celia Cross

Noble Orphan: Clare Walmesley

Lackey: Malcolm Shaw

Ochs' Servant: Harold Williams

Noble Widow: Evelyn Turner-Inman

Boots: Robert Bateman

Waiter: John Winfield

Lackey: David Lennox

Lackey: Alastair Newlands

Lackey: Brian Donlan

Noble Orphan: Rhiannon Davies

Noble Orphan: Carolyn Maia

Ochs' Servant: Gordon Dobson

Ochs' Servant: Wyndham Parfitt

Waiter: Alan Jones

Waiter: Wyndham Parfitt

Production Team

Original Producer: Hans Neugebauer

Set Designer: Oliver Messel

Costume Designer: Oliver Messel

Lighting Designer: Francis Reid